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Gateway Clipper Fleet

350 W Station Square Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1125
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We had a great time. TONS of information and had a picnic lunch on the deck. Will definitely do... read more

Reviewed yesterday
473kristiem
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Bradford, Pennsylvania
Incredible sunset vistas

The dinner was excellent. Great food and just enough to fill. Drinks are high-priced but water... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Stephen H
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Gateway Clipper Fleet, located on the Southern Shore of the Monongahela River, in Station Square. We sail the Three Rivers all year long. Join us aboard a dinner dance, sightseeing, concert, event, or private charter cruise.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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350 W Station Square Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1125
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great time. TONS of information and had a picnic lunch on the deck. Will definitely do it again.

Thank 473kristiem
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Gateway1958, Public Relations Manager at Gateway Clipper Fleet, responded to this reviewResponded today

We can't wait to see you again on board having a great time again!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The dinner was excellent. Great food and just enough to fill. Drinks are high-priced but water easily available. Ride was smooth and relatively quiet. Unlike some city cruises, this one moved swiftly along tree lined cliffs and woods. The 2.5 hours moved quickly by and...More

Thank Stephen H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have done the sightseeing cruise on the Gateway Clipper a few times. We brought some guests with us who had not been to the city. They loved the overview of the sites and history of the city presented by the guide. She was great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure how the dinner cruise or other tours are but the History of Pittsburgh tour was a bit dry. The narrator for our cruise was reading from a script. He often pauses at odd parts in the sentence. The content of the script...More

Thank Rochelle O
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Gateway1958, Public Relations Manager at Gateway Clipper Fleet, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for joining us on a Three River Sightseeing Tour. We want to provide the best experience possible to our passengers so we will definitely speak to our narrating team and make sure they are providing the most comprehensive and exciting presentation as possible....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a first class operation. It's a one stop shop. You can drinks before go out. You get seated and the food is served. It was a nice day so we went up to the deck and talked and saw some wonderful sights. I...More

1  Thank Ken T
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Gateway1958, Public Relations Manager at Gateway Clipper Fleet, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you! It is so nice to hear a "shout out" to our team! And, yes the old jail is pretty creepy! And it wasn't so long ago that they still had prisoners there! We hope that you will come back and visit us in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy parking, simple payment,/ticketing, and friendly service. We got on the boat 30 min before first pitch at PNC and they dropped us off at the gate with enough time to get to our seats before it started. Return trip left 30 min after the...More

Thank Ryan C
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Gateway1958, Public Relations Manager at Gateway Clipper Fleet, responded to this reviewResponded today

Glad that you took our shuttle service to the game - it is the best way to the game - easy and FUN! Just want to point out that KIDS UNDER 6 YEARS OF AGE ARE FREE! We hope you will join us again and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This boat ride is great because the wife found it on line, booked our trip while we were driving there. We took to tour just before going to the PNC Ball Park, and our seats were facing all the highlights of the boat tour. Allot...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Took a friend from Maryland on this short, but informative boat ride on the 3 rivers. Learned about my city and was quite satisfied with the historic information that makes our city "special"! I know it impressed my visitor (it helped that we had a...More

6  Thank ladyfarm62
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a worthwhile attraction if you're in Pittsburgh. The tickets are cheap and the views are amazing, definitely sit on the top of the boat. The tour gives a fairly comprehensive view and explanation of some impressive architecture. There is also a nice overview...More

2  Thank David M
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Gateway1958, Public Relations Manager at Gateway Clipper Fleet, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for letting all know about your experience! We hope you can join us again!

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We bought a Groupon for Gateway Clipper and with a discount code it was a bit less than $12/person, so make sure to check Groupon for a deal before buying your tickets. The boat ride was around an hour and was a nice relaxing way...More

3  Thank Zack S
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SandyWichitaKS
13 June 2018|
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Response from ladyfarm62 | Reviewed this property |
If you are taking the ferry ride to the ball park, you will only see the point and two rivers converging into the Ohio, and the hills surrounding the city. The sightseeing trip I commented on was a separate ride, not... More
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Response from PittsburghLady56 | Reviewed this property |
I just road the boat from the stadium to Station Square. The dinner cruise has a DJ and a dance floor. The lock and dam cruise has pirates on board to entertain the children.
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